Author Hairatou Kabore’s new book “Escaped” is a poignant portrait of small-town life in Burkina Faso and the dreams of three young women for something better

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Recent release “Escaped” from Page Publishing author Hairatou Kabore is an engaging narrative in the voice of Zenab, a bright young woman and top student in her Burkina Faso school and her two friends, Stella and Jessica, who all dream of ways to move to places with greater opportunity for a happy and successful life. Their separate journeys are marked by myriad triumphs and tragedies as the thrill of new adventures is replaced by the despair of betrayal.

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Hairatou Kabore is a communications manager and coordinator for a nonprofit dedicated to fighting for girls’ education in West Africa who immigrated to the United States from her native Burkina Faso when she was fourteen years old. She has published her new book “Escaped”: a riveting portrait of shattered dreams and sacrifice for a young African woman in America.

“Escaped” is a story about three girls from a small town in Burkina Faso. Their dream is to travel abroad in hopes of building a better future for themselves and their family. To reach this goal, these girls are ready to do anything. This book will explore each path they take to accomplish this goal. Will they be able to escape their lives for their El Dorado?

Published by Page Publishing, Hairatou Kabore’s engrossing book is a compelling story of immigration and the vulnerability of young, hopeful people seeking a better life in a foreign land.

Readers who wish to experience this engaging work can purchase “Escaped” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play, or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

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